Day Zero: The Series


Sad News

December 6, 2016
We are heartbroken to announce the passing of one of the Day Zero the Series family... Monty Morris, who played "SGT. Farber" in episodes 2x6 through 2x8, also contributed in helping us on the set of 2x4: "Sacrificial Lamb" behind the scenes. He was a friend and fellow real-life Air Force Veteran with Day Zero creator Cal Nguyen. The first time they met was at Van Loi Vietnamese restaurant (the one used in episode 1x6: "Dementia"), where he had heard about the show after running into Cal, who asked him to audition for the series casting call. Although he didn't quite nab the role, Cal saw potential in him so he wrote the character "Farber" for him after he proved himself in not just talent, but also loyalty in helping out, doing PA work on set, etc., which was truly appreciated.

Both men were stationed at Hill Air Force Base at one point, but never ran into each other there, to their recollection anyway. Monty had a gentle demeanor about him and was going places. He at times was frustrated with the performing arts industry, but Cal always reassured him of his talents and to never give up. He was a fulltime federal worker like Cal is, and wanted to break free to work on film, but ultimately decided to stick with his government career. Monty is survived by his wife and children, and will be sorely missed by all. May God rest his soul...
 

BREAKING NEWS: DAY ZERO EPISODES ON DVD FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER!

December 4, 2016
Here it is, ladies and gentlemen, Day Zero is now on DVD! Starting with the first volume set (episodes 1 through 5) for just $14.99, it comes with 2 extra bonus material!

To purchase via credit card, visit: http://kunaki.com/sales.asp?PID=PX00Z2T819

Or by PayPal at: http://kunaki.com/sales.asp?PID=PX00Z2T819&pp=1





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WE'RE ON AMAZON PRIME VIDEO!

September 13, 2016

DAY ZERO IS NOW LIVE ON AMAZON.COM PRIME VIDEO!

Season 1:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B01LZ561TR

Season 2:
https://www.amazon.com/gp/video/detail/B01LW9DIJ5


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This Just In! NEW DOCUMENTARY of DAY ZERO

August 19, 2016
We've just released this week our latest project, a documentary of our show! Check it out for FREE on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/6uLNbcMoXDY


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New air times on Tuff TV!

April 7, 2016
We've been moved from the late-nighter slot of 230am EST/PST Fridays on Tuff TV, to 9pm EST! However it's currently airing Saturday and Sundays at 8pm EST (check your local listings) or go to tufftv.com to stream it live!

This is great news for those who want to watch the show live, over-the-air :) Looking forward to the HD versions as well on the network, coming soon starting with test market areas (stay tuned for more info)! We are also the only drama series at the time of this writing for t...
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Day Zero gets the Staff Pick treatment on IndieFlix!

October 14, 2015
The series is gaining steam on IndieFlix with its latest boost when IndieFlix chose Day Zero as a Staff Pick on their home site, indieflix.com! It will remain there for 2 weeks from today, October 14, 2015. Congratulations goes out to all those who worked so hard on our no-budget, award-winning indie show! :) We may be one of the only apocalyptic series that spans television's half hour slot anywhere in the world. Check it out now and don't forget to use the codes for a discount if you stay b...
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Day Zero playing on IndieFlix! Tuff TV now streaming live online!

August 23, 2015

Wanna know how to catch our show now that Blip is gone? Well, we have great news -- we're going to be featured on IndieFlix (which is also on Xbox Live, Roku, Amazon Kindle FireTV, etc.)! More info forthcoming, though it requires a subscription, however it's in HD and available 24/7. Here's the link to subscribe! .https://indieflix.com/indie-film-channels/web-series/day-zero/

You can use our discount codes to get a better deal!

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Day Zero no longer on blip.tv!

August 21, 2015
Blip has shut down its services to all content providers as of August 20, 2015! But we will have a new home soon, so stay tuned for more news :)

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"Day Zero" listed in TV Guide!

January 3, 2015
The series has been listed at tvguide.com! It's incomplete but it is there :)  To view the listing, go to: http://www.tvguide.com/tvshows/day-zero/634159

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Day Zero featured in Standard-Examiner article!

December 23, 2014
Day Zero was featured recently in the Standard-Examiner Ogden newspaper! They interviewed series creator Cal Nguyen on his filmmaking and how faith has inspired him to produce the show's content as well as other projects in similar genres he's involved with. Check it out!

http://www.standard.net/Faith/2014/12/19/Film-television-show-producer-shares-gospel-message.html

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Cal Nguyen has been acting since 1998, performing in commercials, infomercials, print modeling and Hollywood studio films such as "Bedazzled", starring Brendan Fraser and Elizabeth Hurley, "Just One Night" with Timothy Hutton, "Unaccompanied Minors" with Lewis Black and Wilmer Valderrama, and even television shows like "Nash Bridges", starring Don Johnson and Cheech Marin. He is recently hot off the 48 Hour Film Project "Voice", serving as the lead character "Steven Emory". Earlier, he was cast in a lead role as "Captain Le" in the short "Escape from Paper City", and then went on to film a supporting role as "Dr. Thomas" in "Pragmatic Repudiation". Known for being a prolific sound-alike (Bill Bixby in particular), he was selected to play the voice of "General Colin Powell" on the Loren Lambert feature, "Shades of Treason". Cal's breakthrough was when he booked a lead, co-star spot as "Jim Lecter" in the post-apocalyptic web TV series, "Day Zero", which, after buying the script rights last year, he became the creator of the show while continuing his role as Jim. The pilot episode earned him three filmmaker awards so far in 2012 alone, throughout the festival circuit. He has trained with some of the best coaches such as Richard Hatch of "Battlestar Galactica" fame, Glenn Morshower from "Transformers", Larry Silverberg (leading Meisner coach), casting director Jeff Johnson, and the prolific producer, director and actor, Lance Williams. Cal received other types of training and experience, being a distinguished Veteran of Gulf War II, and also serving in the Information Technology industry for over 16 years. http://imdb.me/calnguyen

 

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